Interpersonal Effectiveness Skills

By Carissa Weber, MA, LPC, CSAC This post was originally written and published on Thrive Global on August 12, 2021.Continue reading “Interpersonal Effectiveness Skills”

Realistic Affirmations: The Hardest Emotional Regulation Tool

By Carissa Weber, MA, LPC, CSAC Welcome back to episode 3 of our talk on emotional regulation! I’m so happyContinue reading “Realistic Affirmations: The Hardest Emotional Regulation Tool”

STOPP and Take Time for Emotional Regulation

Welcome back to discussing emotional regulation! I’m so happy that you chose to come back to learn about other waysContinue reading “STOPP and Take Time for Emotional Regulation”

Mental Health Journaling: Why it Works

By Carissa Weber, MA, LPC, CSAC Ah yes, journaling! I interrupt our post series on emotional regulation to bring youContinue reading “Mental Health Journaling: Why it Works”

The Power of Emotional Regulation

Emotional regulation is a skillset we learn as a way to regulate and monitor our emotions. This is different than over-feeling our emotions or ignoring and avoiding them all together. Let me explain.

Distress Tolerance and How Wise Mind Helps us Accept What is Going on

Welcome back to the third episode of distress tolerance! I really love talking about distress tolerance skills! They help us increase frustration tolerance, build new connections between our prefrontal cortex and that darn amygdala, and release feel good neurotransmitters to calm down our triple F response. Because of all of those benefits, distress tolerance skills get 3 whole posts!

Distress Tolerance and Learning to ACCEPTS it

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Take a look at my Book Club to find out more.Continue reading “Distress Tolerance and Learning to ACCEPTS it”